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Beverly Ruth Harper

April 22, 1928 - February 27, 2019
Holland, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Beverly Ruth Harper, age 90, of Holland, passed away, Wednesday, February 27, 2019. She was a lifelong Holland resident and a member of Bethel Reformed Church. Beverly attended Holland Public Schools and graduated from Holland High School. She was married for 54 years to her loving husband Donald until his death in 2004. Mrs. Harper enjoyed crossword puzzles, collecting antiques and caring for her grandchildren. She will be missed by many.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Shirley Schipper; brother, Donald Bos; son; Kurt; Husband, Don and her parents, Herman and Tracy.

Mrs. Harper is survived by her sons, Doug (Cheryl), Gregg (Sally); grandchildren, Emily, Christopher, Kathryn and great grandchildren, Anna, Zachary, Selah, Josiah.

Visitation will be held Sunday, March 3, at the Dykstra Funeral Home – Downtown Chapel, 29 East 9th Street, Holland, from 2-4:00pm. A Funeral Ceremony will take place the following week at Trinity Reformed Church on Saturday, March 9, at 1:00pm. Reverend Deb Yurk officiating. Interment will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Trinity Reformed Church – Senior Ministries, 712 Apple Ave Holland, MI 49423.

Professional services entrusted to the Dykstra Funeral Home – Mulder Chapel.